CAMP RAFAEL CRAME, Quezon City (DWDD) – Philippine National Police Police Director General Ronald Dela Rosa have directed the Regional Director of CALABARZON (Cavite, Laguna, Batangas, Rizal and Quezon) and the Director of the PNP-Special Action Force (PNP-SAF) to coordinate efforts with the Philippine Army in pursuit operations for a small band of armed suspects that waylaid a team of police commandos in Antipolo City yesterday morning.
According to reports, six (6) SAF commandos were slightly wounded in an ambush in Barangay San Jose at 6:30 AM yesterday.
Pursuit operations are underway even as PNP Medical Officers continue to care for the wounded troops.
Dela Rosa added that this single incident will not diminish their resolve to continue providing police service and protection to our people. AES / ALS